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News for 27 August 2022

All the news for Saturday 27 August 2022

EuroHockey Championship Qualifiers - 27 August
EuroHockey Championship Qualifier B 2022 Men
Calais, France

Pool Standings

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 France 2 2 0 0 18 3 15 6
2 Ireland 2 1 0 1 20 4 16 3
3 Turkey 2 1 0 1 5 15 -10 3
4 Lithuania 2 0 0 2 1 22 -21 0

EuroHockey Championship Qualifier C 2022 Men
Vienna, Austria

Final Pool Standings

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 Austria 3 3 0 0 15 3 12 9
2 Italy 3 2 0 1 9 9 0 6
3 Ukraine 3 1 0 2 14 12 2 3
4 Croatia 3 0 0 3 6 20 -14 0

EuroHockey Championship Qualifier D 2022 Men
Glasgow, Scotland

Pool Standings

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 Wales 2 2 0 0 9 0 9 6
2 Scotland 2 1 0 1 9 1 8 3
3 Switzerland 2 1 0 1 7 10 -3 3
4 Gibraltar 2 0 0 2 2 16 -14 0

EuroHockey Championship Qualifier A 2022 Women
Durham, England

Pool standings

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 England 1 1 0 0 15 0 15 3
2 Wales 1 1 0 0 9 0 9 3
3 Slovakia 1 0 0 1 0 9 -9 0
4 Croatia 1 0 0 1 0 15 -15 0

EuroHockey Championship Qualifier D 2022 Women
Dunkirk, France

Final Pool Standings

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 Scotland 2 2 0 0 6 0 6 6
2 France 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
3 Austria 2 1 0 1 3 4 -1 3
4 Switzerland 2 0 0 2 0 5 -5 0

FIH Match Centre

France Brush Aside the Green Army to Place One Foot in Next Summer’s Top Tier

CALAIS – EuroHockey Championship Qualifier 2022 04 Ireland v France (Pool A) Picture: France celebrate the win. WORLDSPORTPICS COPYRIGHT STANISLAS BROCHIER

The French hosts got off to a stunning start, netting twice in the first seven minutes, and were always in control from that point on, building a 4-0 lead before Luke Madeley pulled one back with 16 minutes left.

France defeat almost certainly ends Ireland men's promotion hopes

Luke Madeley scored Ireland's goal late in the Calais defeat

Ireland men's hopes of top-tier European Championship hockey next year are almost certainly over after a 4-1 defeat by France on Thursday night.

It was disappointing to not play hockey final, says India midfielder Vivek Sagar Prasad

This was Vivek Sagar's second CWG campaign. In 2018, at the Gold Coast edition, he was the youngest player in the squad, which returned home without a medal.

Vivek Sagar Prasad had missed the CWG final due to a knee injury. Image: Asian Hockey Federation/Twitter

New Delhi: Indian men’s hockey team midfielder Vivek Sagar Prasad says he was devastated after missing the final of the Commonwealth Games against Australia due to a minor knee injury.

Tryouts for Junior & Senior Indoor USMNT Confirmed for October 22

SPRING CITY, Pa. – U.S. Men’s National Indoor Team Head Coach Jason Mulder and staff have confirmed tryouts for the Junior and Senior U.S. Men’s National Indoor Teams will be held Saturday, October 22, 2022 at The Training Center in Spring City, Pa.

Hall of Fame Class of 2021 – Charlotte Warren

Field Hockey Canada honours one of the game’s early pioneers

Charlotte Warren was previously the Chairwoman of the Canadian Field Hockey Council, and helped expand the game at the grassroots level.

No. 4 Maryland field hockey throttles Drexel, 7-1, to open the season

Maryland had no issues putting away a lesser opponent in Drexel in the season opener.

By Damon Brooks Jr.

Photo Courtesy of @TerpsFH Twitter/Maryland Field Hockey

With No. 4 Maryland field hockey holding a comfortable lead in the season opener against Drexel, sophomore attacker Hope Rose received the ball off a pass from senior midfielder Nathalie Fiechter. Rose ripped a shot past Drexel’s goalkeeper for her second goal of the day and extended the Terps’ lead to 6-0.

No. 8 Field Hockey Edged in Season-Opening Shootout By No. 18 Duke

Rachel Houston Scores RU Goal, Sophia Howard has career-high 10 saves

PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Opening the season as the hosts of the 'Battle on the Banks' Tournament, No. 8 Rutgers field hockey had a hard-fought effort, but fell to No. 18 Duke 2-1, following penalty strokes at the conclusion of eighty minutes of field hockey. Rachel Houston scored the lone goal of the contest for RU, while goalkeeper Sophia Howard had a career-best 10 saves.

Field Hockey Wins In Johnstone's Debut

A fantastic start under the leadership of Jennifer Johnstone.

EAST LANSING, Mich. –  The Central Michigan field hockey team opened its season on Friday with a 2-0 win over Saint Louis in a nonconference, neutral-site matchup at Michigan State's Ralph Young Field.

Late Goals Doom No. 12 UVA Field Hockey in 3-2 Loss at No. 11 Penn State

The Cavaliers dropped the season-opener against the Nittany Lions on Friday in State College

Matt Newton

The No. 12 Virginia field hockey team opened up its season with a tough contest on the road at No. 11 Penn State on Friday afternoon. The Cavaliers struck first in the second quarter and then again early in the fourth to build a 2-1 lead. But, the Nittany Lions rallied at the end of the game, scoring two goals in the final ten minutes to steal the win away as Virginia fell to Penn State 3-2 in the season-opener.

Keppel Scores for Spider Hockey in Season Opener; Fall 3-1 to JMU

HARRISONBURG, Va. – The University of Richmond field hockey team fell 3-1 in a defensive battle to James Madison to open the 2022 season at JMU Field Hockey Complex.

Vanderstichele’s Golden Goal Lifts Field Hockey

The senior scored in overtime to give Stanford its first win of the year

STANFORD, Calif. – Stanford field hockey got its season started in exciting fashion, as Lynn Vanderstichele scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give Stanford a 2-1 win over Holy Cross.

Black Widow to battle SSTMI-UniTen for women's JHL crown

By Jugjet Singh

KUALA LUMPUR: Petaling Jaya City Council (PJCC) Black Widow will play SSTMI-UniTen in the women's Malaysian Junior Hockey League (WJHL) final at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil on Sunday.

Nominations received for FIH President and EB Members elections

Lausanne, Switzerland: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) can now confirm the nominations received by the deadline of 26 August (midnight CET) for the following positions to be elected at the 48th FIH Congress on 5 November 2022:

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